I tried out the new digital X-ray at the hospital a few weeks ago. Just walked in, handed them my paperwork, grabbed a spot on the wall, zap and I was done. It told Dr. Casey I had pneumonia. He prescribed some pills that got me over that. – At the grocery store Tuesday about
As good as it gets anywhere… and closer to home Healthcare sees constant change. With Medicare and insurance companies narrowing their coverages, healthcare providers must regularly upgrade to remain in compliance and insure optimum reimbursement results while offering the very best care to those served. The Cedar County Memorial Hospital X-Ray department has recently undergone
PROVEN WORKHORSE – The director of CCMH radiology with the cat scan machine, a Siemens Definition AS, the hospital added seven years ago at a cost of about $300,000. DIGITAL X-RAY – Melissa Baker, Director of Radiology at Cedar County Memorial Hospital, stands with the latest addition for her department, a Digital Agfa DX –
When: 8 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20 Where: Between 900th and 752nd Roads north of Stockton What: MoDOT crews replacing deteriorating drain pipe underneath the road Traffic Impacts: Road closed where crews are set up working. Drivers can get to entrances on either side of the closings, but cannot drive through the work
BEST AND BRIGHTEST – 1st Place in the annual El Dorado Springs Christmas contest went to David Levine and Sherry Long 1605 S. Vernon St. (Hwy 32, West on Hospital to Vernon) .
It’s easy to see the holiday season is upon us! The Wonder City of west central Missouri is lit in all its festive glory and home owners are adding to the splendor with their own Christmas lights, décor, music and other elements. Chamber CEO Jackson Tough said “The Chamber of Commerce Holiday Home Decorating Contest
The first ever Cedar County Teddy Bear Toss which will occur during halftime of the girls varsity basketball game versus Stockton on Thursday, Dec. 14. Game time is at 6 p.m. and Pup Squad will also perform. The cost of entry into the game will be one new stuffed animal per person wishing to attend.
Editor: In order to stop the flag protesting at football games with the hopes of regaining attendance at the games, Roger Goodell and the NFL has decided to pay the protesters some $90 million for their pet projects. To me, this is like giving candy to a kid to stop him from whining and acting
EVANS INTERN – “Taylor Cation is a University of Kansas School of Pharmacy student who is currently completing her final year of rotations. From Fort Scott, KS, she became interested in the pharmacy profession after shadowing local community pharmacists and attending the KU School of Pharmacy Summer Camp program in high school. In May 2016,
NAIL BITING Q: My teenage granddaughter bites her nails. Her fingertips stay red and sore, and sometimes even bleed. How much should I worry? A: Nail biting is most common in puberty. Germs from the mouth can increase her chances of getting sick. Long term nail biting can also prevent normal nail growth. It can